PRINCETON (8/29/14) -- The Princeton Department of Athletics and the Princeton Office of Community and Regional Affairs is excited to announce that its football home opener, held Saturday, Sept. 27 against Davidson, will be Community & Staff Day and feature a postgame fireworks show. Local fans can receive up to six free tickets to the game by registering online at PrincetonFootballFireworks.com.
The community celebration will begin at 4:30 p.m., when the Princeton Stadium gates will open. A youth sports clinic hosted by Princeton University student-athletes will be held on Weaver Track from 4:30-5:30 p.m., while several local non-profits and University Departments will have interactive booths set up throughout the stadium concourse from 4:30 through halftime of the football game. There will also be inflatables, face painting, music and much more.
The football game kicks off at 6 p.m., with the defending Ivy League Champion Tigers making their home debut against Davidson. A post-game aerial fireworks show will begin shortly after the game concludes and be visible from the stadium.
The University is offering up to six free tickets available to members of the community. Reserve your free tickets today at PrincetonFootballFireworks.com. There you can find out more information about the entire event, as well as instructions on how to redeem your tickets on game day.
Please note that there will be a $10 parking fee per car.
Community & Staff Day Events • Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
|Family-Fun Fest: Activities, games, food, music, inflatables, facepainting and more on the concourse of the stadium, beginning at 4:30 p.m., and continuing through halftime.|
|Youth Sports Clinic: Student-athletes from many of Princeton's teams will host an interactive sports fair for children from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on Weaver Track.|
|Princeton vs. Davidson: The 2014 Princeton football home schedule kicks off at 6 p.m., as Princeton hosts Davidson of the Pioneer League.|
Post-Game Fireworks: Immediately following the game there will be an aerial fireworks show, presented by the Hyatt Regency Princeton.